Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/7

Click to flip

7 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Clinical or Counseling Psychologist
Study of psychological disorders, such as the causes, treatment, and prevention.
Developmental Psychologist
Study of changes that occur over the lifespan.
Cognitive Psychologist
The study of mental processes, such as memory, reasoning, thinking, and decision-making.
Social Psychologist
The study of how people are affected by their social environment and interpersonal relationships
Personality Psychologist
The study of consistencies in behavior over time, what makes us unique, and how we got to be the way we are.
Physiological Psychologist
The study of the brain, the nervous system, genetics, and the effects of medication on behavior.
Naturalistic Observation
Observed events are carefull documented; Forms the foundation for additional research by documenting the existence of an event or situation. Cannot control for counfounding variables/change the variables to discover the critical factor in a particular mental process or behavior.